Gloria June Palmer
Palmer, approximate photo date 1989
Missing since: 06/29/1989
St. Joseph, Missouri
Type of missing case: Missing
Date of Birth: 07/13/1944 (75)
Age at time of disappearance: 44 years old
Height / Weight: 5'4, 104 pounds
Description, clothing, tattoos, other identifying markings: A pink striped top, pink pants, white open-toed flat shoes, a 14k gold dinner ring with a one-carat diamond, and a gold wedding ring with one large diamond and two rows of smaller diamonds.
Other characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Palmer has a scar on her calf and a mole on her neck.
Details at time of disappearance: Palmer was last seen on June 30, 1989 in St. Joseph, Missouri. She, her daughter-in-law and her two sons celebrated her son's twenty-first birthday the night before and visited various bars until the morning hours. Palmer wanted her family to go to a restaurant for breakfast, but they declined.
They all left the Painted Pony Lounge and separated to go home. Palmer's sons were driving right behind her as she drove her Mazda truck on Interstate 29 southbound, onto Interstate 229, at about 2:00 a.m. She has never been heard from again and her vehicle was later found inside her garage at home. There were no indications of forced entry or a struggle.
Authorities stated there is little evidence as to Palmer's fate. Her case remains unsolved.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Buchanan County Sheriff's Office
Other information: NamUs
Missouri State Highway Patrol
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated January 18, 2019